Écoscience Referencing Guide
(updated Oct 2022)

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How to do citations in Écoscience style?

This is the Citationsy guide to Écoscience citations, reference lists, in-text citations, and bibliographies.
The complete, comprehensive guide shows you how easy citing any source can be. Referencing books, youtube videos, websites, articles, journals, podcasts, images, videos, or music in Écoscience.

cite Écoscience  — Referencing Guide

How do you cite a book in the Écoscience referencing style? (2022 Guide)

One of the most cited mediums is of course books. Here’s how to cite a book in Écoscience

Here’s an example book citation in Écoscience using placeholders:
Last Name, F. N., 2000. TitleEdition. Publisher, City.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Écoscience citation:
Angelou, M., 1969. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, 1st edition. Random House, New York.
And an in-text citation book citation in Écoscience looks like this: (Angelou 1969)

How to reference a journal article in the Écoscience citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Écoscience format?

Use the following template to cite a journal article using the Écoscience citation format.

Here’s a Écoscience journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameA. F. & Author3 LastnameA. F., 2000. Title. Container, Volume: pages Used. Journal Name.
So if we want to reference this scientific article: “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?” by C. Petit and J.M. Sieffermann in Écoscience:
Petit, C. & J. Sieffermann, 2007. Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?, 18: 161-172. Food Quality and Preference.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Petit & Sieffermann 2007)

How to cite a website in a paper in Écoscience style?

If you’re writing a research paper, you’ll likely do a fair amount of research online. If you have websites that you want to use as sources for your paper in Écoscience, follow this simple guide

Here’s an Écoscience example website reference:
Author1 LastnameA. F. & Author2 LastnameA. F., 2000, January 1. Title. Publisher.
To reference the article located at this link:
on The Guardian website:
Tran, M., 2008, November 5. Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President. The Guardian.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (Tran 2008)

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How to cite a YouTube video Écoscience in 2022

Are you watching a YouTube video and found something worth sharing in your research paper? Here’s how to cite a YouTube video in Écoscience

Here’s a Écoscience citation YouTube video example:
ChannelName, 2000, January 1. Title.
So how to cite a video Écoscience?
Pixar, 2015, June 3. Pizza Clip — Inside Out.
And an in-text video citation would look like this: (Pixar 2015)

How to cite a podcast using Écoscience referencing style

To cite a podcast episode in Écoscience, all you need to do is the following

It is becoming more and more common to reference podcasts in essays or other school work.
Here’s how to reference a podcast it in Écoscience.
Lastname, F., 2000, January 1. Title. Publisher.
Podcast referencing example in Écoscience using “This American Life” episode 640:
This American Life, 2018, March 2. 640: Five Women. WBEZ Radio.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (This American Life 2018)

How to cite a piece of music or a song using Écoscience referencing style?

Are you into rock, pop, heavy metal, hip hop, jazz, electronic, or classical music and would like to cite or reference one of your favourite songs? Here’s how to do it in Écoscience

An example song citation in Écoscience.
Lastname, F., 2000. Song Title.
Let‘s say we want to reference “Here Comes the Sun” off The Beatles “Abbey Road” album in Écoscience:
The Beatles, 1969. Here Comes the Sun.
And an in-text citation would look like this: (The Beatles 1969)

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